Open Mic Comedy Night – Thursday 1st June

Southampton Open Mic Comedy Night - New Forest Comedy Festival

New Forest Comedy Festival: Open Mic Comedy Night event with Jake Steers at The Attic Comedy Club in Southampton (Totton)

For New Forest Comedy Festival and normally held on the first Thursday of each month, the Comedy Open Mic event at The Attic in Totton is sure to have you cracking up, especially with this month’s special guest Jake Steers. The atmosphere is casual and inviting, so even those completely new to stand-up comedy can feel comfortable trying it.

Professional performing comedians also come as guests and are always looking for audience feedback as they test out their new material. So please don’t be shy about offering your thoughts.

Whether you’re up bang up for it, just trying out a few new jokes or just listening for some laughs, make sure to check out Southampton’s Open Mic Comedy Night and get ready for an unforgettable evening!

This month’s headliner guest is certainly not to be missed:

Jake Steers

Professional comedian Jake Steers is an ideal pick for the opening event of the New Forest Comedy Festival to be held at The Attic’s Comedy Club in Southampton. He is an appealing comedian both on-stage and off, and his relaxed manner immediately puts the crowd at ease. With plenty of comical energy, he is definitely one to keep an eye on as he moves up in Southampton’s comedy scene.

Quotes about Jake:

“Strong punch lines delivered with a lovely laid-back style. Jake has bags of potential.”
– Glass Eye Comedy Club

“A friendly bloke, clever and confident act Jake. Look forward to you becoming a Much Laughter regular.”
– Much Laughter CIC 

“You can’t help but be in a good mood when you watch Jake on stage. Likeable, natural and very funny. He’s going to be one of our favourite acts for a long time. ”
– Big Deal Comedy Club

“Jake is one of the newer acts to ever get booked for The Stand-Up Club on a Saturday night, which is a huge compliment to him. We think he has natural funny bones and hope you will like him as much as we do.”
– The Stand Up Club

Facilities provided by The Attic Comedy Club in Southampton

The organisers of Southampton’s Open Mic Comedy Night have ensured that everyone will have a great night. From the moment you enter the venue, there are amenities and facilities that will make your evening complete.

There is a full bar serving drinks, as well as snacks on offer to keep you energised throughout the night. The sound system at The Attic Comedy Club is top-notch, with mics available for every act to use. This ensures even the audience members right at the back can hear every joke perfectly.

The seating area is also well arranged so that no one feels left out while they laugh along to the comedy acts. With all these facilities provided by the organiser, it’s easy to see why Southampton’s Open Mic Comedy Night has become such a popular event!

Contact us at if you would like a slot or we have our floor open to all throughout the evening. Any links to video footage are more than welcome.

So please come along to support and/or perform.

Tickets are £6 in advance when ordered online, or £8 at the door if still available, with all of the proceeds from advanced sales equally split between the headline act, the MC and the individual comedy act that brings along the most supporters.

We more than welcome audience participation, support and feedback too! Please don’t forget; Southampton’s leading and unique “open mic” comedy night for stand-up comedians is the first Thursday of the month; every month.

It’s proving a fantastic opportunity for new and fresh virgin comedians to perform alongside some very established headline acts, and for those more experienced to test out their new material. And all within a fun, friendly and inviting atmosphere. We very much look forward to it this month!

Doors 7 pm for a 7.30 pm start.
Directions to the Southampton Comedy Club, The Attic at River Studios, 32 Winsor Road, Totton, Southampton. SO40 9HQ.